An inspiration behind HBO's True Detective brings the horrors and earthly delights of the nineteenth century's roaring conclusion.
A tenacious journalist takes up a bold new investigation into the potential existence of divine forces and the mystical nature of faith.
An urgent mission to the cosmos bears the fortitude of the Founding Fathers and the Industrial Revolution's pioneers.
The world before (and after) headlines.
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From the editors of The Weird, an ambitious collection of temporal quests and ingenious paradoxes.
How a New England school embodied a young nation's missionary zeal.
Reading tales from inside the hedge fund casino.
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A bleary-eyed apocalypse in which zombies are replaced by the restlessly wakeful.
A family whose lives are choreographed by the demands of an illness find their dance interrupted.
As the Arab Spring catches fire, a murdered diplomat's widow looks for answers amid the chaos.
Why three lost tales of an amateur sleuth are among the best detective stories ever written.
The Irish novelist brings Raymond Chandler's cynical paladin back for an encore.
The long-awaited final volume of an epic memoir of pedestrian travel.
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